City Administrator

Role and Responsibilities

The City Administrator serves as the chief administrative officer under the general direction and authority of the mayor. In this capacity, the administrator is responsible for the City’s day-to-day operations and the coordination of work among all departments and programs.


Interim City Administrator Mike Chambless has nearly 20 years of management experience (11 years at the executive level) in Parks, Public Works, and Recreation. He holds a bachelor's of science degree in Natural Sciences with a minor in Industrial Safety from San Jose State University.  He is also serves as Snoqualmie Parks & Public Works Director.

Mission & Goals

To build and maintain, through sound management principles and community participation, an effective city government organization.